When conducting research, use a variety of types of information resources:
Evaluate all information sources for credibility, and ask your instructor or a librarian for help if you're unsure if a source is appropriate for college and professional research.
Cite your sources using APA citation style or the style recommended by your instructor. [OWL: Link to Purdue Online Writing Lab]
Remember: Librarians are on-call 24/7 to help you with research.
Start your research by consulting subject encyclopedia which give you:
topic overview and history
references to other expert research on a topic
Search the library catalog to find books on specific subjects. You will find print books and ebooks.
You'll find books on subjects like these: